A transfemoral TAVI without predilatation

Operators: H. Ince, H. Bushnaq

Summary

Panellists: A.M. Al Abdullah, S. Saito, D. Tchétché and S. Von Bardeleben

Watch the session video on a transfemoral TAVI without predilatation, which includes a LIVE demonstration from the Universitäres Herzzentrum Rostock - Rostock, Germany.

Clinical Case

A 82-year-old female with a severe aortic stenosis:

  • No predilatation
  • Valve positioning with TEE guidance

Learning Objectives

  • To understand the remaining shortfalls of TAVI
  • To learn more about the main technological innovations developed to improve TAVI results
  • To understand who are the low-risk patients with aortic stenosis

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Session objectives
  • Which factors have made TAVI a valuable option for low-risk patients?
  • Overview of the tools to be used during the LIVE demonstration and patient selection process
  • What is required for TAVI to become the new gold standard